STATE FLOWER/BIRD: Yucca/roadrunner.
Deming, NM is elevated 4,335 feet above sea level. The driest months are April and May; the wettest are July, August and September. Hours of daylight range from 14:15 in late June to 10:03 in late December.
Winter temperatures average 59-27 with 1.57 inches precipitation. Spring temps average 76-41 with 0.89 of an inch precipitation. Summer temperatures average 94-62 with 3.98 inches precipitation. Autumn temps average 77-45 with 2.53 inches precipitation.
The average growing season (last freeze to first) is April 16-Oct. 31. The all-time record extreme temperatures are 112 and 7 below zero. Snowfall averages 3 inches per year.
Annual Weather Averages
Deming Arts Council; Deming Luna Mimbres Museum; Tumbleweed Theater Group; high school drama department
Chile capital of the world; other agribusiness; industrial park; ranching; tourism; trade with Mexico; antique shopping.
Over 5,000 students in public school system which includes many elementary schools, one middle school, one mid-high, one high school and a community college.
Growing season is long with commercial crops grown ranging from green/red chile, onions, melons, lettuce, cotton, grains, pumpkins, pecans, to a variety of vegetables.
Mimbres Memorial Hospital; ambulance service county-side; many doctors offering large variety of services; rural health care; nursing homes; home health care; hospice services.
16 motels with over 600 rooms; 14 RV parks, over 40 restaurants.
18-hole public golf course; public parks; Sam Baca Aquatic Center with a covered therapy pool open year-round; walking/exercise paths; BMX (motocross) race track; other swimming/aerobic pool; tennis courts; rockhounding.
Library; large variety of churches; 80-plus organizations; civic center; public auditorium; senior citizen center with meals on wheels/activities.
Greyhound Buslines, Inc.
Columbus Area Rapid Transit
General Travel Information
Dance Studio 87
Deming Dust Devils Gymnastics
Step Out Aerobics
PNM Electric/Gas Service
Columbus Electric Co-op
PNM Electric/Gas Service
City of Deming
Columbus LP Gas 505-531-2577
Deming, 309 S. Gold 546-8848
Rio Mimbres Country Club
City of Rocks State Park
Pancho Villa State Park
Rockhound State Park
Marshall Memorial Library
Cable Service: Adelphi 800-626-6299
Columbus - Mayor and trustees
Deming - Mayor and council
Motor Vehicle Department
Mimbres Memorial Hospital
Portions of the material throughout this website were taken directly from the Luna County Visitors Guide. Our sole purpose is the promotion of Luna County and no other intentions are expressed or implied.